Firmware update for Sony XPERIA Z3 Plus and Z4 tablet starts to roll out – could address overheating issues

Recently, a firmware update for the Sony XPERIA Z3 Plus and the Sony XPERIA Z4 Tablet was certified. This firmware update was believed to fix the overheating issues caused by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 64-bit octa-core processor. Now that update is beginning to roll out to the two devices. The news comes to us courtesy of […]

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 Certified Sony update could fix overheating issues of XPERIA Z3 Plus and XPERIA Z4 Tablet

The Sony XPERIA Z3 Plus and the Sony XPERIA Z4 Tablet both suffer from overheating issues caused by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 64-bit octa-core processor. The PTCRB has certified a Sony update for the two devices, which could solve the overheating issues of the two. The update certification was first spotted by Xperia Blog. It reveals that […]

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 Sony acknowledges overheating issues of Sony XPERIA Z4 and XPERIA Z3 Plus – fix coming via update

Sony XPERIA Z3+ (Z3 Plus) in Ice Aqua Green, Copper, White and Black colour schemes.

Recently, owners of the new Sony XPERIA Z4 (exclusively sold in Japan) complained that their smartphone was overheating. Before that, a video showed that the Sony XPERIA Z3 Plus (international version of the Z4) Now, Sony has just admitted with Dutch-speaking GSMInfo that the Z4 and Z3 Plus are suffering from overheating issues, and that it […]

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 Japanese carrier posts heat warnings for Sony XPERIA Z4 (XPERIA Z3+)

Does the Sony XPERIA Z4 (Japan) or the Sony XPERIA Z3+ (international) overheat? Earlier, a video revealed that the XPERIA Z3+ still suffers from overheating issues, despite using MSM8994-v2.1. MSM8994 is the model number of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810, whcih is a 64-bit octa-core processor with four cores clocked at 2 GHz, four cores clocked at 1.5 GHz, […]

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 Sony reportedly battling heating issues with Snapdragon 810 in XPERIA Z4

Although Sony is yet to make it official, we’re betting its next flagship the Sony XPERIA Z4 will sport Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 64-bit octa-core processor under hood. After all, a Sony-made device has popped up on the Geekbench benchmark database, sporting Qualcomm’s MSM8994 processor, which is the model number of the Snapdragon 810. Furthermore, the newly […]

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 LG exec says Snapdragon 810 doesn’t suffer from overheating issues

LG has announced that the G Flex 2, follow-up to the curved and flexible G Flex, will be first launched in its home country South Korea on the 30th of January. The smartphone comes with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 64-bit octa-core processor under the hood. This may be a concern for you, since there have been […]

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 Sony XPERIA Z2 owners in Singapore complain about gaps and overheating issues – could be the cause of delay

Sony XPERIA Z2 owners in Singapore have been complaining about gaps in between the panel and chassis, raising concerns about the smartphone’s waterproofing. They are also complaining about overheating issues when recording 4K video, which sometimes causes the camera app to close. Sony Mobile Singapore has responded to these issues. Speaking about the gaps, Sony […]

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